Cambridge Writers' Workshop Summer Writing Retreat

Posted 4.10.12

Type: 
Conference
Location: 
Picardy,
Event Date: 
January 1, 2099

The 2014 Cambridge Writers’ Workshop Summer Yoga & Writing Retreat was held from August 7 to August 20 at the Château de Verderonne in Picardy, France, located approximately 50 miles north of Paris. The conference featured workshops in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction, as well as craft seminars, art classes, time to write, and daily yoga and meditation classes. Optional excursions to Paris and Chantilly were also available to participants. The faculty included poets Rita Banerjee and Diana Norma Szokolyai. The cost of the conference was $3,200, which included tuition, lodging, meals, and transportation to and from the airport. Writers submitted 5 to 10 pages of poetry, fiction, or creative nonfiction and a cover letter with a $5 application fee by May 15. Visit the website for more information.

Contact Information: 

Cambridge Writers’ Workshop Summer Retreat, 922 Kings Highway, Brooklyn, NY 11223. Rita Banerjee, Codirector.